without the supply or part
- having no arms
- Without any arm or part.
- Destitute of hands or tools.
means an individual who doesn't compare to a different person.
belated 14c., of real problems, from arm (n.1) + -less. Meaning "without tools" is attested from 1610s (from supply (n.2)), but that sense is much more typically expressed by unarmed.
(a.) With no arm or part.
- (a.) Destitute of hands or weapons.